The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 17 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing TDD 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 2.15% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.82% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£334 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £40.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-1.87% +2.56%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Portsmouth region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
71 61 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 76.34% 67.03% 64.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 30 21
Average daily rate £310 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.61% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £170 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 12 9
Average hourly rate £33.00 £36.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.40 £25.00 £26.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £41.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TDD across the Portsmouth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

TDD
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing TDD across the Portsmouth region.

TDD Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

TDD
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing TDD across the Portsmouth region.

TDD Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth region citing TDD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited TDD.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Scrum
4 3 (50.00%) Windows
4 3 (50.00%) CSS
4 3 (50.00%) MS Project
4 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (50.00%) HTML
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
4 3 (50.00%) Silverlight
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (50.00%) V-Model
4 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (50.00%) Open Source
4 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
5 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (33.33%) BDD
5 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (33.33%) Java
5 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
5 2 (33.33%) SQL

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth region citing TDD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited TDD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Project
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (16.67%) MS Access
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (16.67%) WATIR
3 1 (16.67%) Selenium
3 1 (16.67%) SpecFlow
3 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (16.67%) Hudson
3 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
3 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
3 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) Silverlight
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (16.67%) SOAP
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (16.67%) jQuery
5 1 (16.67%) JSON
5 1 (16.67%) Ajax
5 1 (16.67%) CSS3
5 1 (16.67%) HTML5
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (50.00%) V-Model
3 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (33.33%) BDD
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (16.67%) MVC
5 1 (16.67%) CRM
5 1 (16.67%) SOA
5 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
5 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (16.67%) FoxPro (VFP)
3 1 (16.67%) VBA
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) BC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Adobe
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